Leslie Stokes maintains a studio in Fort Pierce Florida. She graduated from the University of Kentucky with a B.A. in Art History, with concentrations in museum studies and painting. She has studied in Giverny, France and with artists Aida Fry, Brenda Hope Zappitell, Steven Aimone and Rebecca Crowell. She has been juried into shows at the Cummer Museum of Art, The Art Museum Deland, and the Elliot Museum. Public collections include City National Bank, Miami, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Jill Schwartz and Associates in Winter Park, Florida, Shelby Homes of Florida and Rumberger Kirk Caldwell PA, Tampa, Florida. She is represented by Ron Pedonti Interior Design, Orlando, and Interiors, Winter Park, Florida.